The Psychology of Gender and Health

Written By M. Pilar Sánchez-López
The Psychology of Gender and Health
  • Publsiher : Academic Press
  • Release : 25 December 2016
  • ISBN : 0128038667
  • Pages : 430 pages
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Download or read book entitled The Psychology of Gender and Health by author: M. Pilar Sánchez-López which was release on 25 December 2016 and published by Academic Press with total page 430 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. The Psychology of Gender and Health: Conceptual and Applied Global Concerns examines the psychological aspects of the intersection between gender and health and the ways in which they relate to the health of individuals and populations. It demonstrates how gender should be strategically considered in the most routine research tasks—from establishing priorities, constructing theory, designing methodologies, in data interpretation, and how to practically apply this information in clinical contexts. The topics covered in its chapters answer the needs of professionals, students, and faculty, providing an up-to-date conceptual tool that covers the relationships that exist between gender and health. The book will not only help users build expertise in psychology in gender and health, but also contribute to the awareness and training of psychologists as dynamic actors in the implementation of the gender perspective in their studies, reflections, research, and health interventions. Offers specific literature on the gender perspective in health and psychology Addresses a broad and diverse audience, and its coverage is uniquely comprehensive Utilizes an intersectional approach to race, class, sexual orientation, nationality, disability status, and age Updates on the pressing concerns of gender violence Covers specific content on transgender and same-sex attracted populations that includes a focus on men and masculinity Deals with hot topics on infertility, immigration, and HIV/AIDS

The Psychology of Gender and Health

The Psychology of Gender and Health
  • Author : M. Pilar Sánchez-López,Rosa M. Limiñana-Gras
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2016-12-25
  • Total pages : 430
  • ISBN : 0128038667
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Summary : The Psychology of Gender and Health: Conceptual and Applied Global Concerns examines the psychological aspects of the intersection between gender and health and the ways in which they relate to the health of individuals and populations. It demonstrates how gender should be strategically considered in the most routine research tasks—...

Praeger Guide to the Psychology of Gender

Praeger Guide to the Psychology of Gender
  • Author : Michele Antoinette Paludi
  • Publisher : Greenwood Publishing Group
  • Release Date : 2004
  • Total pages : 313
  • ISBN : 0128038667
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Summary : Written by therapists, scholars, educators, and management consultants, this handbook deals with the psychology of gender-related topics....

The Psychology of Gender

The Psychology of Gender
  • Author : Vicki S. Helgeson
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2002
  • Total pages : 674
  • ISBN : 0128038667
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Summary : Focusing equally on both men and women, this innovative book ties together the empirical research and conceptual discussions surrounding gender in the areas of psychology, sociology, anthropology, medicine, and public health. Going well beyond simple summary statements of the similarities and differences between men and women, it explains the similarities ...

Psychology of Gender

Psychology of Gender
  • Author : Vicki S. Helgeson
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2020-02-21
  • Total pages : 722
  • ISBN : 0128038667
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Summary : Noted for its fair and equal coverage of men and women, Psychology of Gender reviews the research and issues surrounding gender from multiple perspectives, including psychology, sociology, anthropology, and public health. Going far beyond discussions of biological sex and gender identity, the text explores the roles that society has assigned ...

Psychology of Gender Identity

Psychology of Gender Identity
  • Author : Janice W. Lee
  • Publisher : Nova Publishers
  • Release Date : 2005
  • Total pages : 178
  • ISBN : 0128038667
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Summary : Gender encompasses biological sex but extends beyond it to the socially prescribed roles deemed appropriate for each sex by the culture in which we live. The gender roles we each carry out are highly individualistic, built on our biological and physical traits, appearance and personality, life experiences such as childhood, ...

The SAGE Encyclopedia of Psychology and Gender

The SAGE Encyclopedia of Psychology and Gender
  • Author : Kevin L. Nadal
  • Publisher : SAGE Publications
  • Release Date : 2017-04-15
  • Total pages : 2064
  • ISBN : 0128038667
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Summary : The SAGE Encyclopedia of Psychology and Gender is an innovative exploration of the intersection of gender and psychology—topics that resonate across disciplines and inform our everyday lives. This encyclopedia looks at issues of gender, identity, and psychological processes at the individual as well as the societal level, exploring topics ...

The Psychology Of Men s Health

The Psychology Of Men s Health
  • Author : Christina Lee,R Glynn Owens
  • Publisher : Open University Press
  • Release Date : 2002-03-01
  • Total pages : 150
  • ISBN : 0128038667
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Summary : * How do traditional concepts of masculinity restrict men's life choices and affect their health? * Why is it that men die earlier than women? * Can men find new ways of negotiating masculinity that are not injurious to their physical and emotional health? This book provides a clear and relatively concise social ...

Handbook of Gender Research in Psychology

Handbook of Gender Research in Psychology
  • Author : Joan C. Chrisler,Donald R. McCreary
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2010-03-12
  • Total pages : 828
  • ISBN : 0128038667
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Summary : Donald R. McCreary and Joan C. Chrisler The Development of Gender Studies in Psychology Studies of sex differences are as old as the ?eld of psychology, and they have been conducted in every sub?eld of the discipline. There are probably many reasons for the popularity of these studies, but ...

The Psychology Of Gender And Sexuality

The Psychology Of Gender And Sexuality
  • Author : Stainton Rogers, Wendy,Stainton Rogers, Rex
  • Publisher : McGraw-Hill Education (UK)
  • Release Date : 2001-01-01
  • Total pages : 305
  • ISBN : 0128038667
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Summary : The authors introduce and explain traditional approaches to the study of sex and gender whilst acknowledging their weaknesses and exploring a range of alternative ways of tackling this extremely complex subject....

Women s Health Psychology

Women s Health Psychology
  • Author : Mary V. Spiers,Pamela A. Geller,Jacqueline D. Kloss
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2013-01-14
  • Total pages : 672
  • ISBN : 0128038667
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Summary : Praise for Women's Health Psychology "Women's Health Psychology provides an important overviewand analysis of key issues affecting women's health and well-being... almost every chapter in this volume touches on theimportance of quality of life, not just longevity.... It will serveas a valuable reference for health and mental health providers,researchers, ...

Gender Work Stress and Health

Gender  Work Stress  and Health
  • Author : Debra L. Nelson,Ronald J. Burke
  • Publisher : Amer Psychological Assn
  • Release Date : 2002-01-01
  • Total pages : 260
  • ISBN : 0128038667
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Summary : In Gender, Work Stress, and Health, editors Debra L. Nelson and Ronald J. Burke explore how socially defined gender roles affect individuals' experience of stress and health at work. Working with a group of interdisciplinary contributors, they examine the interplay of gender, individual differences, social support, coping skills, family dynamics, ...

Handbook of Girls and Women s Psychological Health

Handbook of Girls  and Women s Psychological Health
  • Author : Judith Worell,Carol D. Goodheart
  • Publisher : OUP USA
  • Release Date : 2006
  • Total pages : 500
  • ISBN : 0128038667
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Summary : "This Handbook underscores the importance of gender in the lives of girls and women developmentally across significant phases of the life span. Considering the importance of cultural context, this book illustrates how gender socialization in female development and behavior affects self-evaluation, identity processes, and the social roles that girls and ...

Gender Health and Welfare

Gender  Health and Welfare
  • Author : Anne Digby,John Stewart
  • Publisher : Psychology Press
  • Release Date : 1998
  • Total pages : 239
  • ISBN : 0128038667
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Summary : Discusses how and why gender has been so important in shaping modern welfare provision. Key issues covered include: relationship between poverty, health and gender; case studies of female reformers; birth control; women in Labour movement...

Psychology of Women

Psychology of Women
  • Author : Florence Denmark,Michele Antoinette Paludi
  • Publisher : Greenwood Publishing Group
  • Release Date : 2008
  • Total pages : 786
  • ISBN : 0128038667
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Summary : This updated and revised edition of the award-winning 1993 handbook includes historical developments, courses and international aspects, as well as chapters addressing specific topics such as leadership, career, friendship, romance, the menstrual cycle effects, health, mental health, sexual harassment, intimate partner violence, and rape....

Psychosocial Explorations of Gender in Society

Psychosocial Explorations of Gender in Society
  • Author : Anila Kamal,Rubina Hanif,Humaira Jami,Sobia Masood,Aisha Zubair
  • Publisher : Cambridge Scholars Publishing
  • Release Date : 2020-06-18
  • Total pages : 239
  • ISBN : 0128038667
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Summary : The field of gender psychology is often dominated by work focusing on women. However, this book, adopting a psychological perspective, explores the various shades of gender, moving beyond its traditional binary division. The empirical research here provides insight into the significance of gender roles and identities in various spheres of ...